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Joe194444
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Wifi Cap

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is there a wifi cap. I used to be on comcast in MD. Iw as able to pobtain 1.5-2.0 megs a sec over wifi on a supped up comp rig (gamer) using a Linksys router. Now on fios. the same rig caps at 600 kbs. Very frustrating. Any idea how to increas the transmission rate without hardwireing it?
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TimSykes
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WiFi is set to 802.11g, What I did to get a better wifi signal is to setup a second wifi hotspot in my house right next to my xbox360. I setup the secondary wifi, and a pass though router, does not have DHCP, Firewall, NAt or anything. Its more like a wireless hup. I used the fios one as my main router, with IP of 192.168.0.1 and the pass thought belkin at 192.168.0.2, and set DHCP on to fios router only with a range of 192.168.0.100 - 192.168.0.253. With this setup I am able to stream HD shows from my vista media center, that I was not able to from my fios router that was about 15 feet from my 360. I hope this helps, let me know if you need more help.. 
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